Certification Programs


Create a standardized qualification and certification system to accelerate industrialization of additive manufacturing.


Provide qualification and certification services to additive manufacturing stakeholders across different industry sectors.

Certification Program Highlights

  • Programs are based on published ISO/ASTM standards.
  • Program development with inputs from OEMs and service providers, in addition to the requirements specified in standards.
  • Close association with F42 committee provides insights on future needs.
  • Deeper expertise leveraged from AM CoE partners that involve industry, academia, research institutes.
  • Use of lessons learned from R&D projects at AM CoE.
  • Global recognition.
  • Modular and cost effective.

AM CoE by the Numbers

With decades of experience in additive manufacturing, our team of experts is integral to our work. With team members located throughout the Americas, Europe, and Asia, the AM CoE is able to provide agile support for global initiatives.


combined in-kind, government agency, and ASTM investment
projects initiated that will address AM standardization gaps

How can I participate?

  • Support through Research and Development

    Through the AM CoE, research priorities are identified by the top minds in the field and are matched from the start to the standards that need to be generated to ensure the resulting AM technology’s success.

  • Consortium for Materials Data and Standardization

    Consortia for Materials Data & Standardization (CMDS) enables companies of all sizes from across the entire additive manufacturing ecosystem to collaborate on standardizing the best practices for materials data generation.

  • Explore On-Demand Webinars

    The webinar series provides guidance sessions on multiple and diverse topics in AM Design, Fabrication, Post-processing, Mechanical testing, Non-destructive evaluation, Applications, and Qualification and Certification.

  • Education & Workforce Development

    Comprehensive program that educates and trains the additive manufacturing workforce at all levels, while continually incorporating new advances to respond to industry needs and leverage standardization, certification, and AM CoE partner expertise.